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Year: did you knows

  1. The first Burger King was opened in Florida Miami in 1954

  2. In 1878 the first telephone book made contained only 50 names

  3. Coca Cola launched its 3rd product Sprite in 1961

  4. Instant coffee was invented in 1901

  5. The naming of tropical storms and hurricanes officially began in 1953

  6. Madonna and Michael Jackson were both born in 1958

  7. Halley’s comet passes the Earth every 76 years (the next time it will return will be 2062)

  8. The Olympic flag was designed in 1913

  9. The electric toothbrush was invented in 1939

  10. The doorbell was invented in 1831

  11. The first English dictionary was written in 1755

  12. The tea bag was invented in 1908

  13. Plastic bottles were first used for soft drinks in 1970

  14. The $ sign was introduced in 1788

  15. The term ‘disc jockey’ was first used in 1937

  16. Volleyball was invented in 1895

  17. Hawaii officially became apart of the US in 1900

  18. New York’s Central Park was opened in 1876

  19. The first rugby club was formed in 1843

  20. New Zealands first hospital was opened in 1843

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